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Pros of Help Scout
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    Email based helpdesk
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    Great user experience
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    Reasonably priced
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    No helpdesk branding
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    Free plan for startups
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    Easy to customize
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    Possible to host on your own
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    API access
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    Module based extensions
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    OS independent frontend
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    Customers can use it easily
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    Unlimited custom fields on forms
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    Simple, powerhouse and scalable.
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    Centralizes our customer support
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    Many integrations
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    Easy to setup
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    $1 Starter Pricing Plan
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    Woopra integration
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    Proactive Customer Support
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    Full of features
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    Charitable contribution to SF hospital for $20 plan
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    Remote and SSO authentication with CMSs like WordPress
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What is Help Scout?

With best in-class-reporting, an integrated knowledge base, 50+ integrations and a robust API, Help Scout lets your team focus on what really matters: your customers.

What is Kayako?

Kayako a customer service platform that helps businesses connect with their customers and deliver a better customer support experience over the web, email, live chat and phone. Kayako is available in the cloud and on-premise.

What is Zendesk?

Zendesk provides an integrated on-demand helpdesk - customer support portal solution based on the latest Web 2.0 technologies and design philosophies.

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